Period
to 16 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for VLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VLAN over the 6 months to 16 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 53 37
Contract jobs citing VLAN 0 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 1.78% 2.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 15.79% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 11
Lancashire median daily rate - £433 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.89% +41.73%
North West median daily rate £375 £445 £378
% change year-on-year -15.73% +17.88% -5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - £160.00 -
North West median hourly rate £25.67 £29.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -11.48% +70.59% +13.33%

VLAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 57 76 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 8.92% 11.29% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 44 77
Lancashire median daily rate £350 £464 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.53% +3.63% +19.33%
10th Percentile £208 £313 £339
90th Percentile £594 £593 £550
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 7
Lancashire median hourly rate £17.75 £13.87 £11.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.97% +18.34% -41.62%
10th Percentile £12.67 £9.63 £10.30
90th Percentile £27.59 £80.25 £31.96
North West median hourly rate £17.10 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +0.60% +9.68% +3.33%

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing VLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Lancashire

VLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VLAN in Lancashire.

Contractor daily rate trend for VLAN in Lancashire